• Margaret WHITING - My Ideal: The Definitive Collection

My Ideal: The Definitive Collection is the most comprehensive overview of Margaret Whiting's recording output during her tenure with Capitol Records from 1943-1957.

With a whopping 113 tracks from who was the best-selling female singer of the post-war years and is a wonderful follow up to last years highly successful "Till We Meet Again" with Margaret Whiting and Jimmy Wakely.

Available here are her million selling singles and great American standards. The Hits include: "It Might As Well Be Spring", "Moonlight in Vermont", "Far Away Places", "Now Is the Hour", "My Ideal" plus many more!

Collaborations with Johnny Mercer, Bob Hope, Peggy Lee, Benny Goodman, Dean Martin. In addition to great orchestral arrangements by Nelson Riddle, Billy May, Frank Devol and more.

See also JASBOX 26/4, JASCD 343 and JASMCD 2603.

Track Listing

DISC 1

1. IT MIGHT AS WELL BE SPRING
2. WHIRLWIND
3. THE STORY OF MY LIFE
4. I SPEAK TO THE STARS
5. SINGING BELLS
6. MOONLIGHT IN VERMONT
7. LET'S TAKE AN OLD-FASHIONED WALK
8. TRUE LOVE
9. BIDIN' MY TIME
10. SORRY
11. I JUST LOVE YOU
12. OOPS!
13. ALL THROUGH THE DAY
14. IN LOVE IN VAIN
15. I KISS YOU A MILLION TIMES
16. C.O.D.
17. THREE RIVERS
18. HOME COOKIN'
19. LUCKY US
20. AIN'T WE GOT FUN
21. BLIND DATE
22. APRIL SHOWERS
23. STOWAWAY
24. COME RAIN OR COME SHINE
25. STAY WITH THE HAPPY PEOPLE
26. WHILE THE ANGELUS WAS RINGING
27. MY SON, MY SON
28. THE SECOND TIME IN LOVE

DISC 2

1. MY HEART STOOD STILL
2. MY FUNNY VALENTINE
3. THIS CAN'T BE LOVE
4. I DIDN'T KNOW WHAT TIME IT WAS
5. LOVER
6. LITTLE GIRL BLUE
7. THOU SWELL
8. MY ROMANCE
9. TAKE CARE, MY LOVE
10. IT'S NICE TO HAVE YOU HOME
11. IT'S A MOST UNUSUAL DAY
12. A TREE IN THE MEADOW
13. OVER AND OVER AND OVER
14. MY FUTURE JUST PASSED
15. THAT'S FOR SURE
16. I'VE FORGOTTEN YOU
17. THIS LITTLE PIGGY WENT TO MARKET
18. HOPPY, TOPPER, AND ME
19. SO FAR
20. A WONDERFUL GUY
21. YOUNGER THAN SPRINGTIME
22. A COCK-EYED OPTIMIST
23. MOONLIGHT IN VERMONT
24. ASK M
25. OLD ENOUGH
26. BABY, IT'S COLD OUTSIDE
27. THE FREEDOM TRAIN
28. GOD BLESS AMERICA

DISC 3

1. MY OWN TRUE LOVE
2. I'LL WALK ALONE
3. IT HAPPENED AT THE FESTIVAL OF ROSES
4. HOW DEEP IS THE OCEAN
5. RIVER ROAD TWO-STEP
6. DON'T TELL ME
7. IF I CAN LOVE YOU IN THE MORNING
8. HAVE YOURSELF A MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS
9. THE MISTLETOE KISS POLKA
10. FAR AWAY PLACES
11. MY DREAM IS YOURS
12. I'M IN LOVE WITH YOU
13. DON'T ROCK THE BOAT, DEAR
14. WHEN IS SOMETIME?
15. GUILTY
16. SOMETHING WONDERFUL HAPPENS
17. LOVER, LOVER
18. A MAN
19. FOREVER AND EVER
20. LOOK FOR THE SILVER LINING
21. ‘ROUND AND ‘ROUND
22. FAITHFUL
23. I'VE TOLD EVERY LITTLE STAR
24. THE NIGHT HOLDS NO FEAR
25. FRIENDLY STAR
26. ONCE YOU FIND YOUR GUY
27. I GOTTA GET OUT OF THE HABIT
28. DAY IN, DAY OUT

DISC 4

1. MY IDEAL
2. THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC
3. IF YOU WERE ONLY MINE
4. ALONE TOGETHER
5. OH, BUT I DO
6. THE SUN IS ALWAYS SHINING
7. IT'S A BIG, WIDE, WONDERFUL WORLD
8. BE MINE
9. NOW IS THE HOUR
10. ALL I WANT IS ALL THERE IS AND THEN SOME
11. YOU'RE MINE, YOU
12. I COULD WRITE A BOOK
13. A YOUNG MAN'S FANCY
14. FOGGY RIVER
15. TRY ME ONE MORE TIME
16. YOU DO
17. MAMA'S PEARLS
18. MY FOOLISH HEART
19. COME BACK TO ME, JOHNNY
20. SHAWL OF GALWAY GREY
21. I LOVE A MYSTERY
22. JOEY
23. THE ISLE OF SKYE
24. WHY DON'T YOU BELIEVE ME?
25. TIPPY-TOE
26. MAYBE I LOVE HIM
27. THE MONEY TREE
28. SPRING IN MAINE
29. THE PARTY'S OVER

Other Details
Price Code C
Format 4CD
Release Date 02/11/2007
UPC Bar Code No 604988031720
USA? Not available in USA

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Margaret WHITING - My Ideal: The Definitive Collection

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